An ultimate trek to alpine high altitude meadows and crystal clear water Bhrigu Lake is a dream trail in Himalayas. The sprawling Himalayas with rich ambience makes it worth the effort to take this trek. The quaint hamlets tucked in the mountains showcase the vistas of Himachal tradition and simplicity. The lake is associated with mythology of India, it is believed that Maharishi Bhrigu used to meditate near the lake and thus the lake got its name from the legendary Maharishi. The beauty of Bhrigu Lake trek is that even beginners can attempt it.
Detailed Itinerary Participation Cost: INR 5800.00 onwards Departure: May/ June / September/October (Manali to Manali) Duration: 04 Nights & 05 Days Accommodation: Camp Occupancy: On twin sharing Meals: All meals included package Activities: Moderate walk & climbs
Day 01: Manali – Solang Valley
Reach Manali in the morning, you will be transferred to Solang valley camp. The day is free for leisure activities in which you can relax, take acclimatising walks. Evening enjoy dinner with bonfire and music.
Day 02: Solang – Gulaba – Rohil Kholi
After breakfast at camp you will be transported to Gulaba by cab. The village of Gulab is situated just 20 minutes from Solang Camp; it will be the starting point of Bhrigu lake trek. As we move away from this charming valley, behind we get to see the pictorial views of Manali hill station and the pine deodar forest all around. After that, you will move ahead in the direction of Rohil Kholi and pass through dense of pine, deodar and oak forests on the way. The camp will be set up in the open space of this verdant forest.
Day 03: Rohil Kholi – Bhrigu Lake – Deodugh
After breakfast start the trek towards Bhrigu lake today, the trail will ascend progressively before a little steep precipitous ascend to Bhrigu lake. As you hike over an expansive Bhrigu ridge you will get to view impressive outlook of the Hanuman Peak, Kalihani Pass, Makarbeh, Shakarbeh, and the Manali pass towards the West side, on the East side you will get spectacular view of the Hampta on the north side the Friendship peak and Rohtang ridge to the North- West Shitidhar Massif. Today camp overnight at Deodugh.
Day 04: Deodugh – Vasisth – Solang Valley
After breakfast you start trekking towards Vashisht village. The trail gradually climbs down through chestnut Pine and Deodar forest towards Vashisht Village. The village of Vashisht is well-known for its hot water springs; to end the trek this place is the ideal destination with a relaxing bath in the hot springs. Return to Solang valley camp by cab. Overnight at Solang valley camp.
Day 05: Solang valley – Manali
Today you checkout from camp after breakfast and proceed to Manali for local sight seeing and will be dropped there for onward journey.